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RLC Submission: Religious Freedom Reforms – second exposure draft
31 January 2020

RLC first made submissions to the Religious Freedom Bills consultation on 2 October 2019, detailing a...

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Money Problems & Consumer Complaints

RLC Submission: Review of the early release of superannuation benefits
15 February 2019

RLC focuses on the impact of current evidentiary requirements for the early release of superannuation...

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Police Complaints

Submission: Review of the Surveillance Devices Amendment (Police Body-Worn Video) Act 2014
10 July 2018

RLC and the ALS have made a joint submission to the NSW Government Review of the Surveillance Devices...

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Tenancy & Housing

Submission: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) Bill 2017
10 November 2017

In this submission, Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) addresses a Bill to allow Centrelink to make deductions...

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Discrimination & Human Rights

Submission: Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech
23 January 2017

This submission, written by RLC’s discrimination solicitor Dr Linda Tucker, draws on RLC's earlier...

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Domestic Violence

Submission: Domestic Violence & Gender Equality
21 April 2016

Redfern Legal Centre made a submission to an inquiry into domestic violence and gender inequality...

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Government Complaints

Submission: Ensuring Access to Justice for Serious Invasions of Privacy in the Digital Era
12 May 2014

It is our position that a statutory cause of action for serious invasions of privacy is a necessary and...

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International Students

Submission: Inquiry into the impact of gambling
25 March 2014

Research shows that a higher proportion of international students are problem or at-risk gamblers when...

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Submission: In response to the Productivity Commission's Inquiry into Access to Justice Arrangements 2013
13 November 2013

Our position is that access to the civil dispute resolution system without access to legal advice and...

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